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Best, R and Meikle, J (2015) Measuring Construction: Prices, Output and Productivity. Oxford: Routledge.

Measuring Construction: Prices, Output and Productivity. By Rick Best and Jim Meikle, Routledge, Oxford, 2015. 272 pp, ISBN 978-0-415-65937-6, £95 (hb) Publisher’s description: Despite the size, complexity and importance of the construction industry, there has been little study to date … Continue reading

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Mallory-Hill, S, Preiser, W P E and Watson, C G (2012) Enhancing building performance. London: Wiley Blackwell

Enhancing building performance By Shauna Mallory-Hill, Wolfgang P E Preiser and Christopher G Watson, Wiley Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-470-65759-1, £69.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: Enhancing Building Performance presents the latest BPE work, providing a systematic approach for those who wish … Continue reading

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Special Issue on productivity improvement in the construction process

Click here for PDF of call. First draft submissions due: 1 Apr 2012. The 1990s saw an explosion of interest in improving productivity in construction through a wide range of methods and techniques. This was driven in part by government, through … Continue reading

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Forbes, L H and Ahmed, S M (Eds) (2010) Modern construction: lean project delivery and integrated practices (Industrial Innovation series). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Modern construction: lean project delivery and integrated practices (Industrial Innovation series). By Lincoln H. Forbes and Syed M. Ahmed, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2010. 490pp, ISBN 978-1-4200-6312-7, US$130. Click to buy this book from the Construction Management bookstore Publisher’s … Continue reading

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